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Targacept, Inc. (TRGT) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Consumer Durables   Sub-Sector: Major Pharmaceuticals
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 17 Nov 2017Shooting StarShooting StarThu, 16 Nov 201718.84%
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5.93 0.00 (0%) Nov 17 4:00pm EST
Open: 5.05 Range: 5.05 - 9.29 Vol: 3.94M Avg Vol: 480.1K
EPS: -0.61 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: 0.00 Mkt Cap: N/A
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 5.10
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 4.83
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 4.80
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 5.00
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How to use this info: Stock Timing With Moving Averages
Daily Chart of TRGT

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Targacept, Inc." (TRGT)?

TRGT manages to stay above the 200 day moving average in spite of having stayed firmly below the 200 SMA for 99% of the time in the last 52 weeks. Objectively, the long term trend is up and information from the lower level moving averages will give clues if this trend has legs. The 50 day moving average indicates a medium term trading range with a bullish upside inclination. The 20 day moving average has a bearish bias and trading has been range bound for the last two months. Any weakness could give buyers an opportunity for a quick swing trade as the longer term trend is still up. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "TRGT".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $3.00* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 17 Nov 2017

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